Gerald N. Silver

Gerald N. Silver, a veteran trial attorney, is the Founder and Senior Partner of The Law Offices of Gerald N. Silver a San Fernando Valley/Los Angeles, California-based law firm which has practiced in Los Angeles County and surrounding counties for 35 years.  The firm concentrates its practice in the legal areas of construction law, business and civil litigation, homeowner association law, real estate litigation, family law (including dissolution of marriage, restraining orders, custody and support disputes), and criminal law with an emphasis on DUI/DWI and other traffic related matters.

During his distinguished career, spanning three decades, Mr. Silver has had extensive experience in representing individuals, partnerships, limited liability companies and corporations.  He has provided his clients counsel and services relating to a wide variety of legal matters, including: business litigation and transactional matters, criminal trials, dissolution of marriage, personal injury litigation, real estate litigation, and construction defect cases.

Mr. Silver, who is admitted to practice before all courts in the State of California, the Central District of the United States District Court and the United States Supreme Court, is a member of, and active in, numerous professional legal organizations.  In addition, Mr. Silver has been a Certified Judge Pro Tem for the Los Angeles County Superior Court for many years and is a former member of the Advisory Panel for the Contractors State License Board of California.  He is an author of numerous articles in various publications and has lectured in numerous seminars on construction law.

A Southern California native, Mr. Silver served as a commissioned officer in the United States Army.  He received his Associate of Arts Degree from Los Angeles Pierce College, his Bachelor of Arts Degree from California State University Northridge and received his Juris Doctor from Glendale College of Law.

Mr. Silver, who is a noted speaker and lecturer on subjects relating to his legal areas of expertise, has maintained his offices in the San Fernando Valley area for over 30 years and resides in Los Angeles.

Areas of Practice:
Corporate Law
Family Law
Criminal Law
Business and Civil Litigation
Personal Injury
Homeowner Association Law
Real Estate Litigation

Bar Admissions:
California, 1978
U.S. District Court Central District of California, 1977
California Supreme Court, 1977

Professional Associations and Memberships:
Los Angeles County Bar Association

State Bar of California